Chapter 11 Working Group

No. Proposal Status Date
1 Absolute Priority Adoption of Expanded Proposal 9/19/96
2 Claims Classification Adoption of Expanded Proposal 9/19/96
3 Data Collection MAIL BALLOT
4 Review of Creditors' Committee Appointments Adoption of Expanded Proposal 10/19/96
5 Exclusion of Payroll Deductions from Property of the Estate Adopted 7/97
6 Third Party Releases Adopted 4/97
7 Clarifying The Conditions for Sales Free & Clear Under 11 U.S.C. §363(f) Considered 8/97
8 Postconfirmation Issues Adopted 5/97
9
Pre-Bankruptcy Waivers of Bankruptcy Code Provisions Previous Version 
Re-ADOPTED
with new language
8/97
10, 11, 12 Pre-packaged Plans of Reorganization
Previous Versions: 10 | 11 | 12
ADOPTED 8/97
13
Impairment
Parts a & b withdrawn; Part c not adopted
14 Elimination of Prohibition on Nonvoting Equity Securities ADOPTED 7/97
15
Employee Participation in Bankruptcy Cases
ADOPTED 7/97
16
Elimination of Mandatory Appointment of Examiners When Unsecured Debts Exceed $5,000,000
ADOPTED 8/97
17
The Use of Professionals and Investigative Tools by Examiners
ADOPTED 8/97
18
Authorization for Local Mediation Programs
ADOPTED 8/97